Megumi Taoka
Megumi Taoka
Faculty, GLOBIS University

Ms. Taoka has extensive experience in financial reporting for global companies in London, New York, and Tokyo. Her industry expertise ranges from fashion and entertainment to recruiting and human capital. Her recent research involves comparative studies of ethics and morals across cultures.

Ms. Taoka earned her MBA from the University of Tsukuba. At GLOBIS University, she teaches Cross-cultural Management, Power and Influence, and Financial Accounting.

The Female Factor in Japan’s Corporate Governance: Board Independence, Diversity, and Sustainability

Japan’s Corporate Governance Code was revised in June 2021, and many listed companies have started a frantic search for talent. As a result, the female factor in Japan’s corporate governance is on the rise.
Japan’s Corporate Governance Code was revised in June 2021, and many listed companies have started a frantic search for talent. As a result, the female factor in Japan’s corporate governance is on the rise.

Critical Questioning: MBA Faculty Q&A #6

What does it take for women to succeed in the workplace? We asked GLOBIS MBA female faculty to share their advice and the lasting words of their own mentors.
What does it take for women to succeed in the workplace? We asked GLOBIS MBA female faculty to share their advice and the lasting words of their own mentors.

Critical Questioning: MBA Faculty Q&A #4

There's no better way to kick off a new year than by getting a little ahead of the curve! Here are a few things GLOBIS faculty wished every student knew from day 1.
There's no better way to kick off a new year than by getting a little ahead of the curve! Here are a few things GLOBIS faculty wished every student knew from day 1.

Critical Questioning: MBA Faculty Q&A #1

What's it like inside an MBA classroom? What kinds of questions do students ask? How do instructors answer? Check out our first ever GLOBIS University faculty Q&A!
What's it like inside an MBA classroom? What kinds of questions do students ask? How do instructors answer? Check out our first ever GLOBIS University faculty Q&A!

3 Principles for the New Age of Work-Life Integration

What will the post-coronavirus age of work-life integration mean for women, parents, and the careers of our dreams?
What will the post-coronavirus age of work-life integration mean for women, parents, and the careers of our dreams?

Can Japan Dream to Be a Workplace of Choice?

The Japanese government is about to ease visa restrictions, but is the country ready to make necessary changes to the workplace?
The Japanese government is about to ease visa restrictions, but is the country ready to make necessary changes to the workplace?

The Danger of Minimizing Differences

Are we really "all just human beings"? Or does minimizing differences with this kind of thinking hurt more than help us?
Are we really "all just human beings"? Or does minimizing differences with this kind of thinking hurt more than help us?

3 Ways to Handle the Cultural Stress of New Situations

When faced with the cultural stress of new situations, these 3 key choices and decisions can help rein in your emotions, draw out your analytical mind, and harness your willpower.
When faced with the cultural stress of new situations, these 3 key choices and decisions can help rein in your emotions, draw out your analytical mind, and harness your willpower.